Around the World in 80 Days
Adapted from Jules Verne by Emily Rankin
June 1-24, 2017
Featuring Jess Hughes, Eva McQuade, Megan Sherrod, Robert Berry, Ryan Crowder and Tanuj Potra.
This new, hilarious take on the classic Jules Verne novel "Around the World in 80 Days" follows the fearless adventuress Phyllida Fogg, who agrees to an outrageous wager that puts her life and fortune at risk. Danger, romance and comic surprises abound as six actors playing dozens of characters circle the globe in a dramatic race against time!
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A fun, frenzied, family-friendly production with a direct message of female empowerment...goofy, with sight gags and corny jokes aplenty...excels at presenting a fun, engaging romp of an adventure...pure charm." (Austin 360)
This original, gender-bending theatrical take on Jules Verne's adventure tale is a grand story told with delightful imagination." (Austin Chronicle)
The production was made possible by Larry Najvar of Edward Jones, the City of Round Rock, Community Impact Newspaper, Go Mini's Moving and Portable Storage and the Texas Commission on the Arts.
Photos by Kimberley Mead.